The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 22 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.47% - 4.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% - 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £32,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
ISTQB
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 13 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 52.94% 14.77% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 47
Median salary £42,500 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidstone region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Maidstone region.

ISTQB Salary Trend in Maidstone

ISTQB
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB